The Tin Drum Nursery

Level 2 or Level 3 Qualified Nursery Practitioners


Job Role:

We are looking for two enthusiastic individuals to join our small, nurturing, friendly nursery. There are two roles available, one within our Under 2’s unit working with children aged from 6 months to 24 months and the other within our 2-3 year old room. You will have a key person role, caring for the daily needs of the children, liasing with parents, meeting the developmental needs of the children and have knowledge of and be able to implement the ‘In the Moment’ style planning.



Experience within an early years setting or other relevant childcare experience is preferable, but not essential. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and friendly, show initiative, be professional, and have a genuine interest in the care and development of young children. Good communication skills (written, verbal and listening) are essential. The candidate will be ensuring the safety and well-being of the children at all times, and follow and understand the nursery’s ‘Code of good Working Practise’. They will keep up to date with and implement nursery policies, especially ‘Safeguarding’ and ‘Health & Safety.’

We would like the candidates to hold a relevant Level 2 or Level 3 Qualification.


Contract, Hours, Pay & Benefits:

Full-time preferable, however we will consider part-time applicants. Full-time position would be 42.5 hour week, with 1 hours unpaid lunch break.

Permanent contract awarded upon completion of a 3 month probationary period.

Pay dependant on age and experience.

Benefits include:

  • Free uniform
  • Pension scheme
  • Sick day scheme
  • Up to 20 days annual holiday including bank holidays, with bonus days added for each year of employment up to a maximum of 5
  • Paid monthly staff meetings
  • Nursery closure between Christmas and New Year
  • High staff retention rate

Please contact The Tin Drum Nursery on 0117 9247175 or email for an Application form

Successful applicants will be interviewed via video call.

Positions are available immediately, subject to references and DBS checks.